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1. independent

adjective. ['ˌɪndɪˈpɛndənt'] free from external control and constraint.

Synonyms

  • commutative
  • independency
  • strong-minded
  • self-sufficing
  • unconditional
  • item-by-item
  • self-supporting
  • autarkical
  • self-sufficient
  • nonsymbiotic
  • self-directed
  • single-handed
  • individual
  • indie
  • breakaway
  • case-by-case
  • unaffiliated
  • separate
  • nonparasitic
  • self-reliant
  • self-sustaining
  • free
  • autarkic
  • autonomous
  • independence
  • fissiparous
  • separatist

Antonyms

  • dependent
  • unfree
  • docile
  • qualified

Etymology

  • dependent (English)
  • in- (English)
  • in (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Independent Variable

  • invariable

Example sentences of the word independent-variable


1. Noun Phrase
You can glean different information by adjusting the independent variable, so feel free to play around with it.

2. Noun Phrase
Identify how many independent variables you have in your population or sample.

3. Noun Phrase
The horizontal line is called the x-axis and is known as the independent variable.

4. Noun Phrase
Functions are mathematical equations that describe the relationship of a dependent variable to one or more independent variables.

2. independent

adjective. ['ˌɪndɪˈpɛndənt'] (of political bodies) not controlled by outside forces.

Synonyms

  • self-governing
  • autonomous
  • sovereign

Antonyms

  • introvert
  • withholder
  • male
  • adult

Etymology

  • dependent (English)
  • in- (English)
  • in (Latin)

3. independent

adjective. ['ˌɪndɪˈpɛndənt'] not controlled by a party or interest group.

Synonyms

  • nonpartizan

Antonyms

  • supported
  • stranger

Etymology

  • dependent (English)
  • in- (English)
  • in (Latin)

4. independent

adjective. ['ˌɪndɪˈpɛndənt'] (of a clause) capable of standing syntactically alone as a complete sentence.

Antonyms

  • conditional

Etymology

  • dependent (English)
  • in- (English)
  • in (Latin)

5. variable

adjective. ['ˈvɛriːəbəl'] liable to or capable of change.

Synonyms

  • protean
  • uncertain
  • shifting
  • unsettled
  • changeable
  • covariant
  • variant
  • multivariate
  • inconstant
  • versatile

Antonyms

  • invariable
  • consistent
  • nonreciprocal
  • antitype

Etymology

  • variable (French)
  • variabilis (Latin)

6. variable

noun. ['ˈvɛriːəbəl'] something that is likely to vary; something that is subject to variation.

Antonyms

  • big

Etymology

  • variable (French)
  • variabilis (Latin)

7. variable

noun. ['ˈvɛriːəbəl'] a quantity that can assume any of a set of values.

Synonyms

  • scalar
  • dependent variable
  • independent variable
  • variable quantity
  • variate
  • variant
  • argument
  • quantity
  • correlate
  • chance variable
  • infinitesimal
  • vector
  • degree of freedom
  • stochastic variable
  • random variable
  • tensor
  • experimental variable
  • predictor variable

Antonyms

  • standard
  • nonstandard
  • misconception
  • sufficient

Etymology

  • variable (French)
  • variabilis (Latin)

8. variable

adjective. ['ˈvɛriːəbəl'] marked by diversity or difference.

Synonyms

  • varying

Antonyms

  • same
  • con

Etymology

  • variable (French)
  • variabilis (Latin)

9. variable

adjective. ['ˈvɛriːəbəl'] (used of a device) designed so that a property (as e.g. light) can be varied.

Antonyms

  • unrelated

Etymology

  • variable (French)
  • variabilis (Latin)

10. variable

noun. ['ˈvɛriːəbəl'] a star that varies noticeably in brightness.

Synonyms

  • variable star

Antonyms

  • curve
  • reconcilable

Etymology

  • variable (French)
  • variabilis (Latin)
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